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National Gallery of Art, Washington, DC
Accession no: 2006.125.24
State: 4/6

Collection credit:  
Image credit:Photo © National Gallery of Art, Washington, DC  
Provenance:McLean Arts and Books; John E. Stocker, Arlington, VA; gift to the National Gallery of Art, Washington, DC, 2006.  


Paper size:  
Plate mark size:116 x 164 mm  
Paper trimmed to pmk?:yes  
Colour of the paper:ivory on white  
Paper type (wove, laid, Japan etc):chine collé, chine on plate paper  
Note on the paper:chine appliqué; the chine and plate paper discoloured to buff  
Ink colour:black  
Additional work on the print, e.g. in pencil:no  
Print tone:no  
Note on foul biting:with new foul biting or etched texture on sky  
Print note:a slipped impression  


Whistler's sign on plate:'Whistler'  
Inscriptions by Whistler on the plate:no  
Inscriptions by others on the plate:'London Published December 1st. 1861, by Day & Son, Lith. To the Queen.'  
Whistler's signature on paper:no  
Inscriptions by Whistler on the paper:no  
Tab signed/inscribed:no  
Note on the tab:  


Printer's signature (e.g. Goulding):no  
Notes on inscriptions:  
Collector's mark:no  
Dealers' stock nos:no  
Misc inscriptions by others:no  


Source of information:Whistler Etchings Project and museum records  

All inscriptions are in graphite pencil unless otherwise stated.